This Material Culture Jewellery

I’m not often great at accessorising; never really knowing what suits me, or how to wear jewellery at work. So when This Material Culture got in touch with me and offered to send…

Meet Luna

If you haven’t seen my Twitter or Instagram, you won’t know that on Friday we finally brought home this little bundle of joy. We decided a long time ago we wanted to get…

Dramatic Makeup: Mermaid Inspired

  Every once in a while, it’s fun to play dress up. Or at least the grown up version of it; if I can’t be head to toe dressed as a fairy, complete…

Beating The Sunday Blues

  Let me talk you through a quick scenario; It’s about 8pm, you’ve had a nice day, you’ve got a few more hours to kill before bed, yet you’re wasting it feeling miserable…

Makeup Revolution Ultra Blush Palette

If you’ve followed this blog for a while you’ll have noticed that I only post beauty/makeup reviews on products I’m really excited about, and today is no different. I don’t buy products simply…

Little Things I’m Thankful For

I’ve been on a high of pure happiness this week (a week off work’ll do that to ya!) and I felt like spreading the joy over here on the blog. Nothing totally huge…

One Year Blogging

Exactly one year ago today, I published my first blog post here on Dorkface. I had dabbled in other blogs before; much smaller, badly thought out, and I never stuck by them. Last…

An Artist Is An Explorer

Henri Matisse was the creative behind the quote; “An artist is an explorer“, and I think he had something quite right there. To make Art is to explore different themes, emotions, tools, challenges…

Awkward Blogging Moments

If I’ve not made it obvious before now, blogging is awesome. It’s creative, stimulating, inspiring, helpful, social and sometimes life changing. Starting this blog is definitely one of the better decisions I’ve made.…

My First Blog Event

Yesterday was a day to be brave. If you’ve read my posts about confidence, you’ll know I’ve been determined to step out of my comfort zone lately, and I was certainly put to…